Knut has more than 20 years’ experience from international shipping / offshore finance with SCB (Dubai), Natixis (Paris) and DNB (Oslo / London). Knut has been based in Dubai since 2010 and prior to joining NorthCape in 2016, he was regional head of shipping finance (Middle East and Africa) for Standard Chartered Bank. Knut has also worked for Ugland International Plc (London) and a London based shipping fund gaining valuable "hands on" operational experience.
Knut is educated at BI Norwegian Business School (Oslo) and also holds a Msc. in Shipping, Trade and Finance from Cass Business School (London).